1996 Recopa Sudamericana

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1996 Recopa Sudamericana
Date April 7, 1996
Venue Kobe Universiade Memorial Stadium, Kobe
Referee Epifanio Gonzalez Chavez (Paraguay)

The 1996 Recopa Sudamericana was the 8th Recopa Sudamericana, an annual football match between the winners of the previous season's Copa Libertadores and Supercopa Sudamericana competitions.

The match was contested between Grêmio, winners of the 1995 Copa Libertadores, and defending champions Independiente, winners of the 1995 Supercopa Sudamericana, on April 7, 1996. Grêmio easily dethroned Independiente after a 4-1 thumping in order to consecrate themselves champions of the competition for the first time.[1]

Qualified teams

Team Previous finals appearances (bold indicates winners)
Brazil Grêmio None
Argentina Independiente 1995

Match details

GK Brazil Danrlei Substituted off ?a'
DF Paraguay Francisco Arce
DF Paraguay Catalino Rivarola
DF Brazil Adílson
MF Brazil Roger
DF Brazil João Antônio
FW Brazil Goiano
MF Brazil Ailton Substituted off ?b'
FW Brazil Carlos Miguel
MF Brazil Paulo Nunes
MF Brazil Jardel Substituted off ?c'
GK Brazil Murilo Substituted in ?a'
MF Brazil Emerson Substituted in ?b'
FW Brazil Sílvio Substituted in ?c'
Brazil Luiz Felipe Scolari
GK Colombia Faryd Mondragón
DF Argentina Néstor Clausen
DF Argentina Pablo Rotchen
DF Argentina José Serrizuela
DF Argentina Juan Carlos Ramírez Substituted off ?a'
MF Argentina Diego Cagna Substituted off ?b'
MF Paraguay Roberto Acuña
MF Argentina Cristian Domizzi
FW Argentina Jorge Burruchaga
FW Argentina Javier Mazzoni Substituted off ?c'
FW Argentina Roberto Molina
MF Argentina José Luis Calderón Substituted in ?a'
MF Argentina Carlos Julio Bustos Substituted in ?b'
MF Uruguay Gabriel Alvez Substituted in ?c'
Uruguay Gregorio Pérez


  1. Independiente perdió la Recopa por goleada La Nación, accessed on 26 April 2010

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